Jazz History through the Lens of the Piano @ Manchester Community Library
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Jazz History through the Lens of the Piano @ Manchester Community Library
Green Mountain Academy welcomes back Eugene Uman, the director of the Vermont Jazz Center, to continue his talk about the history of jazz piano, providing a lens to experience the evolution of jazz from a distilled perspective. In this presentation, video examples will be used to see and hear how piano and jazz music has[...]
Ukulele Practice @ Rupert Kittay Library
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Ukulele Practice @ Rupert Kittay Library
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) is excited to offer a four-part ukulele class with instructor Jane Davies. The workshop series will take on Wednesdays, March 27, April 3, 10, 17 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. This four-week class is for those who have some basic ukulele skills and want to take it further.[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Silent Partner: Creating Live Scores for Movies from the 1920s @ Manchester Community Library
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Wesleyan University Professor Ben Model to talk about silent film scores. In this entertaining talk, film historian and accompanist Model will explain the history, technique and practice of creating and performing live musical scores to movies from cinema’s “silent era”. The program includes an informative slideshow, a[...]
Cooking Class: Sunday Brunch @ Silver Service Inn
Mar 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Cooking Class: Sunday Brunch @ Silver Service Inn
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes back Chef Ian Vair to teach this Sunday Brunch cooking class. Plan your weekend brunch with around this incredible menu! Citrus Mimosas, Crab Cake Eggs Benedict with Chesapeake Hollandaise, Grand Marnier French Toast with Melba Sauce and Vermont Maple Syrup, Tri-Color Potato Hash, and Mixed Berry Lemon[...]
Great Art On Screen – Caravaggio: The Soul and the Blood @ Burr and Burton Academy, Riley Center for the Arts
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Great Art On Screen – Caravaggio: The Soul and the Blood @ Burr and Burton Academy, Riley Center for the Arts
Take an immersive journey through the life, works and struggles of the Italian master Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio. Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) is excited to offer the screening of “Caravaggio: The Soul and the Blood”, which will take place at Burr and Burton Academy’s Riley Center for the Arts on Saturday, April[...]
Children of Immigrants and the Future of the U.S. @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Children of Immigrants and the Future of the U.S. @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Skidmore College Professor Amon Emeka to talk about the children of immigrants in the U.S. Underlying the recent debates over immigrants and immigration policy is the mostly unspoken belief that recent immigrants cannot or will not “melt” into U.S. society because of their Asian, Latin American, and[...]